Education and Young people Russia


Education and Young People 

Education under Lenin 

  • 1918 issued a decree that established unified labour schools to provide polytechnic education for all aged 8-17 
  • Abolished corporal punishment,homework and exams
  • Made education complusory
  • Under NEP fees introduced to pay for primary and secondary education for all except poorest children,97% payed fees
  • In first 18 months of NEP number of schoolchildren halved

Education under Stalin 

  • Sixteenth party congress in 1930 adopted new targets to eliminate illiteracy, 3 million volunteers recruited to help with illiteracy problem 
  • During first five year plan 90%




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